Senate Motions for November 7, 2012

The following motions were approved by the Senate at its meeting on November 7, 2012:


THAT Senate approve the Report of the Executive Committee of the Faculty of Graduate Studies on Course and Curriculum Changes [dated October 16, 2012].

THAT Senate approve the nomination of Johanu Botha to serve as the voting student Senator on the Senate Executive Committee.

THAT the minutes of the Senate meeting held on October 3, 2012 be approved (as circulated).

THAT Senate approve and recommend to the Board of Governors the Report of the Senate Committee on Awards – Part B [dated October 2, 2012].

THAT Senate approve the articulation agreement between the University of Manitoba and Red River College concerning advanced standing for graduates of the Culinary Arts Diploma program in the Bachelor of Science (Human Nutritional Sciences) degree program, for a term of five years effective January 1, 2013.

THAT Senate approve and recommend to the Board of Governors a proposal for an Endowed Research Professorship in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation regarding revised degree regulations for the B.Sc. in Geological Sciences, including the Major, Honours, and General programs, effective September 1, 2013.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation regarding proposed Direct Entry Procedures and Policy for the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources, effective September 1, 2013.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation regarding the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine policy on Supplemental Examinations, effective upon approval.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation regarding the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine policy on Deferred Examinations, effective upon approval.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation regarding the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine policy on Invigilation of Examinations, effective upon approval.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation regarding the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine policy on Remediation, effective upon approval.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Instruction and Evaluation regarding the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine policy on Midpoint In-Training Evaluation and Final In-Training Evaluation Preparation, Distribution and Completion and Essential Clinical Presentation Preparation, Distribution, Audit, and Remediation, effective upon approval.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Rules and Procedures concerning Rules for Teleconference Meetings and Resolutions in Writing for Standing and Ad Hoc Committees of Senate.

THAT Senate approve the Report of the Senate Committee on Nominations [dated October 24, 2012].